Police: Officer fired shot, no one injured in barricade situation in Cumberland County

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – A shot was fired by a police officer in Cumberland County before a gunman barricaded himself in a home late Monday afternoon, according to state police.

The Shippensburg Police Department requested shortly before 4 p.m. that Pennsylvania State Police in Carlisle assist them in serving a warrant in the 1200 block of Baltimore Road in Southampton Township.

When police arrived at an abandoned residence, a male suspect began threatening officers and pointed a gun at a Shippensburg Police Department officer, according to police. The officer fired a shot at the suspect but did not hit him.

Negotiations went on for about an hour before the suspect surrendered just before 5 p.m.

The suspect has not been identified by police at this time.

No one was injured.

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